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A Remembrance of Veterans

A Remembrance of Veterans

Today is Veterans Day and Remembrance Day, depending on where you live, and every year we at GeekDad and GeekMom take a moment to pay respect to those who have served. We ordinarily deal with far less serious matters, but we feel it is important that we remember all those who have given part of their lives in service to their country’s militaries. Read More

Geek Links: Gene Yang Featured on Articulate

Geek Links: Gene Yang Featured on Articulate

Gene Yang, the Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, was featured in an interview on Articulate, an arts and culture show. We’ve featured Yang on GeekDad before, and he does a great job encouraging a love of reading, with a particular focus on comics. Visit the Articulate website to watch the video or read a transcript of the interview. Read More

GeekDad Review: Digital Halloween Decoration With AtmosFX

GeekDad Review: Digital Halloween Decoration With AtmosFX

Halloween is just around the corner, and that means time to start thinking about decorations. In a perfect bit of timing, AtmosFX sent me a digital decorating kit to try out. The $199 package includes a projector with tripod, window projection material, and 14 scenes (eight of which are Halloween-themed). Is the all-in-one digital decoration kit worth it? Read More

‘Robot Chicken’ Interview With Matthew Senreich and Tom Sheppard at NYCC

‘Robot Chicken’ Interview With Matthew Senreich and Tom Sheppard at NYCC

‘Robot Chicken’ kicks off its 9th season with a ‘Walking Dead’ special, and we talked to the creators about how it came together. In our first interview, Matthew Senreich and Tom Sheppard sat down to discuss how Robert Kurtzman approached them and paved the way for the ‘Walking Dead’ parody. Read More